Never Underestimate the Power of your Influence

By Terrie Walker 2015-2017 SAPinsight Leader Board Member. I’ve had the privilege, as a Super User Lead, to watch Super Users ‘grow’ in their career.  Not only because of the experience and skills they’ve learned through active participation in supporting projects, but also from the supportive and caring qualities they intrinsically possess as an individual.…

Who is your Super User hero of choice? #SEE17 sneak peek with Gus Lopes, HollyFrontier

Interview by Amber Christian, Founder – ConsultAce The shared experiences.  The moments- the pain, the laughter, the growth- it makes us come alive! We are planning the Super User Experience Event, #SEE17 – it’s not a conference, it’s an event to behold.  Filled with the opportunity to network and wrestle with what it means to…

Changing our Mindset: A Super User Viewpoint

By Lisa Ayala,Schlumberger 2015-2017 SAPinsight Leader Board Member. Executive sponsorship and management support are key to the success of a Super User program. A Super User leader must ensure there are clear expectations of the Super User and the program enables growth of highly resourceful and skilled Super Users through training, communication and continuous improvement.…

Bridge Building – Aligning IT’s Relationship With the Business

ByTaryn Brown, City of Dallas, 2016 SAPinsight Leader Board Member. When I think about bridge building and aligning IT’s relationship with business professionals, engineer, architect, sculptor and painter Santiago Calatrava (www.calatrava.com) comes to mind.  Not just because he’s one of the most famous bridge builders in the world, but because he understands that success takes collaboration,…

Humans are Still Faster

By Susan Stone, Sysco 2015-2016 SAPinsight Leader Board Member:   Siri:  Has technology become faster at answering questions than asking the person next to you? Have you ever tried to ask Siri a question? If you’re like me, the responses you received were not ideal or precise enough to answer the question. Heck, if you…